Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 178 215
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37 +15
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 32 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.72% 1.03% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.49% 6.34% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 29
Leeds median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +41.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £46,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £54,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +41.18% +3.03%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 713 805 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.01% 16.28% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 591 684 818
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.11% +2.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,513
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 29 (90.63%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (87.50%) Python
3 27 (84.38%) Ruby
3 27 (84.38%) Puppet
3 27 (84.38%) CloudStack
4 26 (81.25%) Linux
4 26 (81.25%) DevOps
5 25 (78.13%) vSphere
6 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
7 22 (68.75%) Unix
8 21 (65.63%) Cobbler
8 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (62.50%) Ansible
10 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (46.88%) XenServer
11 15 (46.88%) Xen
11 15 (46.88%) Oracle
11 15 (46.88%) Deployment Automation
12 13 (40.63%) SQL
12 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
13 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
13 12 (37.50%) Scrum
14 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
14 11 (34.38%) RUP
14 11 (34.38%) DSDM
14 11 (34.38%) Terraform
15 10 (31.25%) Presales
15 10 (31.25%) TeamCity
16 9 (28.13%) Google

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (84.38%) CloudStack
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) NAS
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (31.25%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Platform Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (28.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Debian
4 4 (12.50%) HPUX
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) DevOps
2 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (46.88%) Deployment Automation
6 12 (37.50%) Scrum
7 11 (34.38%) DSDM
7 11 (34.38%) RUP
8 10 (31.25%) Presales
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Python
2 27 (84.38%) Ruby
3 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Java
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) vSphere
2 15 (46.88%) Xen
2 15 (46.88%) XenServer
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (90.63%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (84.38%) Puppet
3 21 (65.63%) Cobbler
4 20 (62.50%) Ansible
5 11 (34.38%) Terraform
6 7 (21.88%) Tivoli
7 4 (12.50%) SCCM
8 1 (3.13%) Kibana
8 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) Google
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk